On Set TD

Virtual Production London, United Kingdom


The Third Floor London is looking for a TD for its Virtual Production department. The ideal candidate will come with extensive Unreal Engine experience. They will work with our Virtual Production, Pipeline and Art teams on live shoots, providing on set technical support to the Virtual Production pipeline.


  • Maintaining and supporting existing Virtual Production pipeline tools
  • Developing pipeline tools for the Art and VP departments
  • Rapid prototyping and implementation of solutions to on set technical issues
  • Supporting multiple departments with the technical implementation in Unreal

 Essential Skills:

  • Excellent Python skills, particularly for Maya
  • Experience producing pipeline tools for Maya and/or Motion Builder
  • Experience working within a Visual FX pipeline
  • Excellent knowledge of Unreal Blueprints
  • Good C++ skills
  • Knowledge of source control software (e.g perforce, github)

Desirable Skills:

  • Inside out knowledge of Unreal
  • Experience with performance profiling in Unreal
  • Experience creating functional levels in Unreal

Personal attributes:

  • Artistically as well as technically inclined
  • Strong teamwork ethic
Perks & Benefits:
  • Training & Development - We offer group training sessions for all roles and disciplines.
  • Coffee Wednesdays - Supporting independent coffee shops, every Wednesday afternoon, our studio takes a mid-week break to socialise and have that all-important screen break!
  • Monthly Superhero Nomination - Each month we ask you to nominate a member of staff as your Superhero of the Month. The team member with the most nominations is then awarded a voucher of their choice.
  • Weekly Happy Hour - At the end of each week we celebrate team birthdays. We offer a wide selection of drinks, snacks and sweets
  • Monthly Offsite Team Lunches - Once a month we like to treat our workers located at the film studios to a team lunch.
  • Work-life balance - We believe in a healthy work-life balance and encourage our staff to start and finish work on-time, we strive to avoid overtime and weekend work.
  • Social events - We understand the importance of social interaction and we hold annual summer picnics, Christmas party and a February blues party.